Christian Otto

Research Domain III: Transformation Pathways

Head of working group "Event-Based Modeling of the Economic Impacts of Climate Change"


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
Telegrafenberg A 26, D-14412 Potsdam, Germany

Room: 1.35, building: A 56

Phone: +49 331 288 2481
Fax:     +49 331 288 2642


Research Interests

    • Impacts of climate extremes on the global supply network.
    • Price formation in agricultural commodity markets.
    • Climate change impacts on global food security.
    • Agent-based economic models.
    • Long-term impacts of climate extremes on economic growth.



  • Acclimate
           A dynamic agent-based supply-chain model for the global economic network
  • Multi-TWIST
           A dynamic agent-based model for price and storage dynamics at agricultural world markets 

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